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July 31, 2015
Photo of the Week: July 31

How about a little color to close out the week? Here’s a red-billed leiothrix, perched vibrantly at the McCormick Bird House in our Photo of the Week.

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June 11, 2015
Post from the President--Hatch and Release

After a "head start" at Lincoln Park Zoo, 11 ornate box turtles were reintroduced to Illinois sand prairies yesterday. President and CEO Kevin Bell shares how we're helping this threatened Illinois species.

June 11, 2015
Win Tickets to Wine & Wildflowers Garden Party!

Want to win tickets to the zoo’s Wine & Wildflowers Garden Party or an Evening Sculpture Stroll?

June 10, 2015
Stork Stand-Ins

The new stork chick at Regenstein Birds of Prey Exhibit is actually a foster hatch, having come here as an egg from Detroit Zoo to be reared by our practiced parents, Jethro and Cheyenne. Frank Mathie shares the details for ABC 7 Chicago.

June 9, 2015
New Faces at the Zoo

Baby snow monkey Obu is just one of the new faces at Lincoln Park Zoo this spring! Meet all our new arrivals.

June 9, 2015
One Wild ADOPT

African wild dogs are endangered. Want to help us protect them? Here’s one way.

June 8, 2015
Happy World Oceans Day

This global conservation event is a perfect time to highlight our favorite marine mammals—the harbor seals at the Kovler Sea Lion Pool! Meet the trio here.

June 8, 2015
A Night at the Zoo Just for Grownups!

Who says carousels are just for kids? Welcome to Adults Night Out at Lincoln Park Zoo.

June 8, 2015
King Without a Country

A Guam Micronesian kingfisher perches on a branch at the McCormick Bird House in this photo #FromACurator. The bird is extinct in the wild, but zoo caregivers are helping to breed it back from the brink of extinction, with 25 hatches since 1990.

June 7, 2015
Weathering the Weather

Thank you to everyone who took part in the 33rd annual United Run for the Zoo! Obviously we had some severe weather this morning and appreciate your cooperation.

June 6, 2015
Build Your Own Primate

Show off your monkey mastery at Regenstein Macaque Forest by Building Your Own Primate from 12:30-1:15 p.m. daily!

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